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Jamaican Jerk Hut

) #2,041 of 3,609 Restaurants in Philadelphia ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, Jamaican
1436 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
+1 215-545-8644
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“patties” (3 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Value
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LOCATION
1436 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting Philly as the only vegetarian in my group. When they they wanted to eat here, I was concerned about choices. But I found plenty. The okra and rice was incredible!

Thank Catherine I
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I was craving Jamaican food at an authentic type place, but was very disappointed by my visit. This is a shame too because older reviews (not many recently) stated how good the food used to be. I ordered take out from this establishment and was...More

Thank Lissa3891
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I rated this place a 3 mostly because of the service. It was Sunday 5:15 when we showed up and it was around 5:30 when we placed our order. Observation was there was only one person to manage customers in the front end and one...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I was so happy to discover this place next to my job in south Philly. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. There is a really good vibe in this restaurant. I love it mmmmmm!

Thank Bufflord
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This place used to have really good Jamaican Food! I'm wondering if they have different cooks throughout the week because the food used to be phenomenal! This food is always edible if you're drunk from the "beer garden". I'm wondering if the"beer garden" patrons have...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Guy Fieri has not steered me wrong yet- another fabulous meal! I had the plantain stew which was amazing! No wait for an early dinner. Friendly staff.

Thank Tessa68
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I stumbled upon this spot while driving around lost in the city and hungry! Being accustomed to Brooklyn jerk restaurants, the jerk chicken I ordered may be the best I have ever had. The wait was long, but worth it as the meal was plentiful...More

Thank KDJersey
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I hate to give bad reviews, but they didnt have any of the things on the menu that I really wanted. I mean who doesnt have johnny cake at a Jamaican restaurant? When I finally got some coco bread, it had an after taste like...More

Thank Chic_Geek_Uno
Reviewed 12 August 2015

There's usually a bit of a wait here, but the food is always excellent. Had the coconut shrimp for the first time today, and they were simply the BEST coconut shrimp I have EVER had. They even came with a coconut sauce that you could...More

Thank Leisure_Queen_11
Reviewed 12 July 2015

My wife insisted for seem like hours that we go to this new small Jamaican restaurant she recently visited. Since it was her family visiting us I didn't argue much. The restaurant is small, but the service was excellent. Our waitress was phenomenal! She was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
11:15 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:15 - 16:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:15 - 16:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1436 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1631
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-545-8644
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